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Enhanced Support Worker – Key, Fort William

  • Full time
  • Sessional
  • Fort William
  • Closing 20th August 2021


  • Advertised from 28th July 2021
  • 35 hours per week. Salary: £11.03 per hour. Sleepover Rate: £9.50
  • ESW/FOR/4387

Role

Are you passionate about making a positive difference in people’s lives and about the opportunities that Self-Directed Support brings to support each person’s individual journey?

Are you an experienced worker in health or social care, looking for an exciting and challenging personal development opportunity?

Do you have an appetite for your own learning and development?

If your answer to these questions is “YES”– you may be the person we are looking for!

Key is a leading social care organisation that provides high quality, flexible support, to people with disabilities, some of whom have complex needs. We provide Self-Directed Support that has a clear focus on positive outcomes, tailored to meet individual needs of the people we support.

An exciting vacancy has arisen in Fort William for an Enhanced Support Worker and we are seeking a highly motivated, imaginative, and enthusiastic individual with a true commitment to personalisation to join our established team.

The successful candidate will take on some enhanced responsibilities in relation to the day-to-day coordination of the service and support to workers.

We are looking for a flexible, motivated person who:

  • Enjoys and has experience of working with people
  • Can demonstrate good organisational skills
  • Has a positive attitude to life and a commitment towards making a difference to adults with disabilities and complex needs.
  • Has excellent life skills and the ability to share these with others
  • Has good leadership qualities
  • Has good literacy and numeracy skills
  • Has common sense and can understand and adhere to Codes of Practice and National care Standards
  • Is committed to their own learning and personal development

All necessary training and support will be provided.

Evening, weekend and sleepover responsibilities will be required.

Application notes

For an informal discussion, or further information, please contact Faye Thompson, Area Manager 07798 571876 or at faye.thompson@key.org.uk

For an application pack please Email: jobs@key.org.uk or telephone: 0141 342 1892 (24-hour answering service).

Closing date for completed applications is Friday 20th August 2021.